Daniel Ten Kate

For Daniel Ten Kate's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Yingluck seeks constitutional change amid court challenge

Apr 5, 2013

Yingluck seeks constitutional change amid court challenge

Thai lawmakers moved to change parts of the country’s military-backed constitution after its highest court agreed to hear a case that may block them from doing so, signaling a renewed round of political tension. Parliamentarians took an initial step early Thursday to approve three ...

Oct 22, 2011

Honda enlists Thai soldiers as floods approach

Outside a Honda Motor Co. factory on Bangkok’s outskirts, Thai soldiers guide gravel bags lowered from a crane into a canal as guards stationed on the plant’s plastic-lined walls monitor rising floodwaters. “This is our final stand,” Pongdej Sriwachirapradit, general manager of Thai Honda ...